Thursday, November 26, 2020

Ancient History

Welcome to Ancient History! Here you will learn about the Ancient Classical History of the Greeks and Romans, as well as the Egyptians and other ancient civilizations that helped shape Western culture. From decisive battles to cultural and social revolutions, we’ll examine the most interesting and unique aspects of ancient times.

Egyptian Artisans Strike: First Recorded Labor Strike in History

The workmen who built the tombs of the New Kingdom Kings and Queens, were not ordinary laborers. Some, like Sennedjem, had their own tombs...

Oracle at Delphi in the Ancient World: The Most Famous Shrine of Divination in...

Although the Delphic Oracle is best known for dispensing advice concerning imperial matters such as with Croesus, it became a repository of...